J. Dan Olincy practices tax, trust and estate law in Los Angeles with Olincy & Karpel (a successor to Olincy & Olincy). He’s a graduate of Stanford Law School. Following law school he spent three years in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate’s Corps office at the Pentagon where he dealt with tax and government contracting matters. He was chair of the California State Bar Tax Committee in the 70s, and in 1983 received the V. Judson Kline award for outstanding achievement and public service in the practice of tax law. For 29 years he was on the board of Earthjustice, and headed its audit committee, and also served on several of its other committees. He is a founding member of the UCLA Center on Aging, and continues his membership on its board.